Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Acrobat skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Acrobat over the 6 months to 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Adobe Acrobat
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 181 206 218
Rank change year-on-year +25 +12 -37
Contract jobs citing Acrobat 2 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.046% 0.018% 0.11%
As % of the Applications category 0.54% 0.23% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Yorkshire median daily rate - £380 -
England median daily rate £290 £275 £250
% change year-on-year +5.45% +10.00% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £9.00
England median hourly rate £22.50 £14.53 £19.75
% change year-on-year +54.91% -26.46% +9.72%

Acrobat is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 367 427 562
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 8.37% 7.90% 9.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 224 328
Yorkshire median daily rate £320 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.19% +3.85% -
10th Percentile £149 £163 £135
90th Percentile £488 £488 £450
England median daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +0.20% - +4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 54 87
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.81 £14.38 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.93% +5.74% +16.20%
10th Percentile £9.81 £10.83 £8.99
90th Percentile £22.50 £23.75 £20.35
England median hourly rate £15.50 £16.29 £15.50
% change year-on-year -4.85% +5.10% +3.33%

Acrobat
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Acrobat as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Acrobat in Yorkshire

Acrobat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Acrobat in Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Acrobat in Yorkshire

Acrobat
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Acrobat in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Acrobat in Yorkshire

Acrobat
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Acrobat within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Yorkshire - 2 - -
Acrobat
England

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Acrobat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Acrobat.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (100.00%) ITSM
1 2 (100.00%) DameWare
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (100.00%) PDA
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Bomgar
1 2 (100.00%) WebEx

Acrobat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) WebEx
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Deskside Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (100.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) ITSM
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) DameWare
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) Bomgar
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy